YOU Spectacular Award winners announced

2012-07-30 15:07
Cape Town –The 2012 YOU Spectacular Award winners were announced at a star-studded ceremony that took place in Montecasino on Saturday.

The ceremony, held every year to honour South Africa's favourite celebrities, was attended by stars and readers of the popular weekly magazine.

YOU editor, Linda Pietersen, was happy that the event turned out as planned.

"Once again, YOU Spectacular was an enormous success.

"It's a wonderful opportunity to mingle with the people we feature in our magazine and share the night with some of our readers too."

Biggest winners


Jeannie D of Top Billing  fame emceed the event and was also one of the evening's biggest winners. She took home the Sexiest Female Celeb and Most Popular Female Celeb titles.

Ashish Gangapersad, who plays Pradashan Naicker in Isidingo, was this year's Most Popular Celeb following his Favourite Newcomer Award in 2011.

The special YOU Personality of the Year Award went to Anicé Kruger, mom of burn victim Pippie Kruger.

Each category was chosen by the public and 63 000 votes were cast in 14 different categories.

The Full list of the YOU Spectacular winners:

Favourite TV Presenter - Leanne Manas (Morning Live)
 
Favourite Newcomer - Zahara 

Favourite Couple - Lee-Ann Liebenberg and Nicky van der Walt

Sexiest Woman -Jeannie D

Sexiest Man - Tyrone Keogh

Most Popular Female Celeb - Jeannie D

Most Popular Male Celeb - Ashish Gangapersad

Favourite Actress - Moshidi Motshegwa

Favourite Actor - Shona Ferguson

Favourite Sport Star - Jacques Kallis

Favourite Music Star - The Parlotones

Favourite Radio Personality - Gareth Cliff

Favourite Comedian- Trevor Noah

Favourite Soapie - The Wild

Comments

  • Florence Dzimwasha - 2012-07-30 15:49

    These have now become a joke. Same winners, year after year! Leanne and Nicky? What have they done to warrant this award year after year. Jeannie D will be winning the same categories for the next 10 years. Frankly speaking, the awards are rather obsolete now. Suggestion, worthwhile categories! Ie those doctors who operated on Pippa deserve a category, not Pippa's mom (with all due respect). Same 'ol, same 'ol. Rather boring, actually!

  • Florence Dzimwasha - 2012-07-30 15:52

    ABSOLUTE TWADDLE! SAME RUBBISH, WINNERS, EVERY YEAR! WASTE OF TIME, REALLY! BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD, You Magazine

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